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River Falls Journal
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Investigation preceded county official’s resignation
Pranks in the River Falls School District: The sky is no longer the limit
Toddler drowns in rural Prescott
More and more, River Falls is looking to the sun
crime and courts
436 compete at Border Crossing race in River Falls
No clubs needed for this golf game
River Falls Legion team stays unbeaten at state, plays Friday night
State title for Legion juniors, beat Beaver Dam for championship
Kids fishing event held July 25 at Lake Mallalieu
Weekend Happenings: July 31 – Aug.2
Shakespeare in the park coming soon
Walkers to honor those who have suffered personal losses
Kids meet 'Local Heroes' at Library
Featured photo: Directions to the moon
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Bartosh Canyon Outfall Repairs
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE NOTICE
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Public Hearing - Official Flag
TOWN OF TROY: 8/6/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Ellen M. Smith, 84
Virginia Marie Madsen, 90
Jean Hansen, 91
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Timothy John "TJ" Williamson Jr., 26
Days Gone By: Flourishing local brickyard burned in July of 1889
Days Gone By: Battle between ‘wets’ and ‘drys’ raged on and on
Featured guest column: Want to park in my driveway? Bring change
Days Gone By: 1888 saw the rise of temperance groups and the fall of saloons in the city
January 6, 2009
Rinks on the brink of becoming extinct?
At a time when citizens most need inexpensive entertainment, budget cuts threaten the wellbeing of Hoffman Park's outdoor ice-skating rinks....
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Fishermen rescued from chunk of ice that floats off
Eight ice fishermen were rescued on New Year's Day after being stranded on ice that broke off the shore from the Bay of Green Bay. Six people were pulled from a huge chunk of ice which broke apart near the city of Green Bay in the town of Gardner. The Coast Guard picked up two others...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
For the first time in years, western part of Lake Superior freezes over
If the big lake seems to have an unusually placid appearance off Duluth's shores these days, it's because you're looking at ice. The western...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
DNR safety officials offer ice fishing safety tips
As soon as ice forms on Wisconsin lakes and rivers, fishermen begin to appear on the newly frozen water. Early ice is often associated with good fishing, but it also presents challenges to personal safety, according to officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Knowing...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Brothers die after falling through ice
Two brothers who fell through the ice covering the East Twin River Friday have died. The Manitowoc County coroner says Jimmy Yang, 13, and his brother Larry, 12, were in the river for more than 45 minutes. A third boy is reported in stable condition in a Milwaukee hospital. The...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Awards handed out at UW-River Falls ice cream social
Students, cooperating professionals and faculty/staff were honored in by the UW-River Falls College of Education and Professional Studies at the end of the spring semester. Interim Dean Faye Perkins welcomed the awardees to an ice cream social on the patio of the Wyman Education...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
State acquires land for critical link of Ice Age trail
The State of Wisconsin has acquired a parcel of land in Marathon County to complete a critical link of the Ice Age Trail. The 757 acres of Wausau Paper property is located northwest of the community of Hatley, along what had been a 2-mile temporary stretch of the trail. Randy Myren,...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Ice thaws just in time for fishing opener
The usual suspects held a meeting at Johnnie's Bar to plan another fishing opener trip to Big Chetak Lake near Birchwood. They are a general disorganization, so there wasn't much specific discussion about itinerary or menu. Those things just take care of themselves. The big question...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am
February 21, 2008
Wild Side: Contemplating the extreme sport of ice fishing
In 1676, Isaac Walton and his fishing friend Charles Cotton published the fifth edition of Walton's book, "The Complete Angler; or, Contemplative Man's Recreation." Those guys contemplated about angling for grayling and trout in the summer on clear streams in England. They were...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
On the ice Badgers take down Minnesota teams
Two goals from Patrick Johnson help the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team come from behind to tie Minnesota, 2-2. The tie puts the Badgers into fourth place in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. Wisconsin's record is 11-10-5, including 7-8-3 in conference. ...
January 28, 2008 - 12:00am